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Volkswagen Passat 2003

The 2003 Volkswagen Passat range of configurations is currently priced from $3,700. Our most recent review of the 2003 Volkswagen Passat resulted in a score of 7 out of 10 for that particular example. You can read the full review here.

This is what Ewan Kennedy liked most about this particular version of the Volkswagen Passat: Cheaper than the more prestigious marques from the same country, Good handling

The 2003 Volkswagen Passat carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2100 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Volkswagen Passat is also known as the Volkswagen Dasher, the Volkswagen Quantum, the Volkswagen Santana, the Volkswagen Corsar, the Volkswagen Magotan (China) and the Volkswagen Carat in markets outside Australia.

Volkswagen Passat 2003 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Volkswagen Passat 2003 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Passat performance chip

    I would urge caution. Chipmakers extract greater performance from cars by going closer to the edge of destruction than a manufacturer would dare do. Do your homework and establish what the chip will do to the calibration of your car and assess the possible problems that could occur, and then make your decision.

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Volkswagen Passat 2003 Price and Specs

The Volkswagen Passat 2003 is currently available from $3,700 for the Passat V5 S up to $9,680 for the Passat W8.

Pricing guides

$6,690
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$3,700
Highest Price
$9,680
Volkswagen Passat Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
V5 S Sedan 2.3L PULP 5 SP $3,700 $6,050
V5 SE Sedan 2.3L PULP 5 SP $4,100 $6,710
V6 4Motion S Sedan 2.8L PULP 5 SP $4,500 $7,260
V6 4Motion SE Sedan 2.8L PULP 5 SP $5,000 $7,810
V6 S Wagon 2.8L PULP 5 SP $4,400 $7,040
V6 SE Wagon 2.8L PULP 5 SP $4,700 $7,590
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Volkswagen Passat 2003 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2003 Volkswagen Passat are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1746mm x 1498mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Volkswagen Passat 2003 Dimensions  include 1462mm height, 1746mm width, 4703mm length.
Volkswagen Passat Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
V5 S Sedan 1462x1746x4703 mm 107 mm
V5 SE Sedan 1462x1746x4703 mm 107 mm
V6 S Sedan 1462x1746x4703 mm 107 mm
V6 4Motion S Sedan 1462x1746x4703 mm 107 mm
V6 S Wagon 1498x1746x4682 mm 110 mm
V6 SE Wagon 1498x1746x4682 mm 110 mm
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Volkswagen Passat 2003 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2003 Volkswagen Passat will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Volkswagen Passat vary from 16x7 inches to 17x7.5 inches.

Volkswagen Passat Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
V5 S Sedan 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
V5 SE Sedan 225x45 R17 17x7 inches 225x45 R17 17x7 inches
V6 S Sedan 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
V6 4Motion S Sedan 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
V6 S Wagon 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
V6 SE Wagon 225x45 R17 17x7 inches 225x45 R17 17x7 inches
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Volkswagen Passat 2003 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2003 Volkswagen Passat is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Volkswagen Passat currently offers fuel consumption from 8.3 to 14.4L/100km. The Volkswagen Passat is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

Volkswagen Passat Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
V5 S Sedan 2.3L,PULP,5 SP 8.3L/100km
V5 SE Sedan 2.3L,PULP,5 SP 8.3L/100km
V6 S Wagon 2.8L,PULP,5 SP 9.4L/100km
V6 SE Wagon 2.8L,PULP,5 SP 9.4L/100km
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Volkswagen Passat 2003 Towing capacity

The Volkswagen Passat’s towing capacity ranges from 1300kg to 2100kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Volkswagen Passat Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
V5 S Sedan 2.3L,PULP,5 SP 1300kg
V5 SE Sedan 2.3L,PULP,5 SP 1300kg
V6 S Sedan 2.8L,PULP,5 SP 1300kg
V6 4Motion S Sedan 2.8L,PULP,5 SP 1300kg
V6 S Wagon 2.8L,PULP,5 SP 1600kg
V6 SE Wagon 2.8L,PULP,5 SP 1600kg
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